Located to Maroochydore's south, just an hour's drive from Brisbane, Mooloolaba is one the Sunshine Coast's best loved holiday destinations. The main Esplanade, known as the 'Sunshine Strip' is home to a plethora of bars, cafes and fine restaurants all overlooking Mooloolaba's beautiful beach. There are also a great range of high end fashion stores and boutiques scattered along the strip and are the perfect way to cool off in the air conditioning after a stroll along the beach.
Also located right on the beach is the Mooloolaba Surf Club which is a popular spot for a meal or a quiet drink in an amazing location for great value for money. At just an hour from Brisbane, Mooloolaba is popular for day trips and extended stays and enjoys a large number of loyal holidaymakers who return for weekend getaways or the annual beachside family holiday.
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Due to its popularity, Mooloolaba offers a diverse range of accommodation options including luxury resorts, serviced apartments, self-contained units, non-managed properties, bed and breakfasts and more. All accommodation features an excellent range of amenities and onsite facilities including resort size pools, gyms, BBQ areas, onsite bars and restaurants, day spas and much more. All accommodation is also centrally located to the wide range of local activities, attractions and the Mooloolaba Marina.
Mooloolaba is famous as the home of Mooloolaba Triathlon and Underwater World, a marine life wonderland where families can discover the vast array of wildlife that inhabit the local waters, including sharks and sting rays. Deep sea fishing charters are another popular way to explore the waters of this region and there are a number of half and full day charters available.
Many of the Sunshine Coast's fishing trawlers also base themselves out of Mooloolaba ensuring there is plenty of fresh seafood available. A number of wholesalers sell direct to the public and you can even watch the trawlers being unloaded from the shore. Iconic attractions, Australia Zoo and the Ettamogah Pub are also just minutes from Mooloolaba. See Map.
Striking the perfect balance between beachside relaxation, warm weather, striking natural environment and water-based adventure, Mooloolaba is an ideal holiday destination for families and couples, locals and international visitors alike set in a convenient location on Queensland's beautiful Sunshine Coast.
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